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Women walking toward the Portal of France
Women walking toward the Portal of France
TitleWomen walking toward the Portal of France
Summary/DescriptionWomen walking toward the Portal of France/Zumalacárregui (Portal de Francia o de Zumalacárregui) in Pamplona, Navarre, Spain. This is one of and the oldest of six sections of gates that still remain from Pamplona's time as a fortification. It was originally called "The Waterer" (abrevador) in documents dating back to the 14th century because riders could take their horses through the gate to get them a drink, this part of the gate was built in 1553. The gate was initially called Portal de France because the gate faced the direction of that country. The name was eventually changed in honor of Tomás de Zumalacárregui y de Imaz, a military commander born in Ormaiztegi, uzkoa, Basque Country, Spain, who led the Carlist army to several key victories during the First Carlist War (1833-1839).
LocationPamplona, Spain
CollectionBasque Photographs Collection
Identifierbsqaph0002-06-18.tif
Ordering and Permissions InformationNot to be reproduced without permission. To purchase copies of images and/or obtain permission information, please contact the Basque Library.
Electronic PublisherBasque Library, University of Nevada, Reno
Resource TypeImage
Formatimage/jp2
File Namebsqaph0002-06-18.tif
Languageeng
Contributing InstitutionUniversity of Nevada, Reno

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